Market Watch reports that SHIB is the 3rd most searched cryptocurrency on Google 2021. The meme coin has been touching all-time highs recently. On October 28, 2021 it was at $0.00008845. The ROI was reportedly at 4003200.05% The talk doing the rounds is that the price of SHIB influenced by 8 cryptocurrency whales. And, the recent excitement is about SHIB going to be listed in Robinhood.
With the idea of Robinhood listing confirmed doing the rounds, the Price Prediction for 2021 for Shib states the token will hit $0.01. So, if Robinhood will list Shiba, the expectation is that the price will be pushed up even further once it happens.
For clarity, Robinhood is involved in the job of democratizing finance for all. Robinhood Financial LLC is a registered broker dealer (member SIPC). Robinhood Securities, LLC provides brokerage clearing services (member SIPC). Robinhood Crypto, LLC provides cryptocurrency trading.
Market Watch reports, “Shiba Inu has received 2.8 million searches on average per month so far in 2021.”
There was a jump in volume in Shiba Inu’s decentralized exchange Shiba Swap. There was a jump in trading volume during October. Recently, SHIBA moved from being a meme token to a DeFi ecosystem.
Recently there was a controversy in the SHIBA Ecosystem: The joke is on Shib hodlers, the circulation of Shib tokens has increased by more than 170 trillion tokens, where’s the burn of the tokens? By releasing trillions of coins the price has gone down.
For clarity, holders have to state that more than 170 trillion tokens were released in to the ecosystem. And because of that the price went down. However, lot of clarification were provided by people who understood the ecosystem and they justified stating, “Nothing was added, however long way to even 0.01.”
The widespread belief for now is that SHIB Implementing a big burn anytime soon will be helpful to improve the price of SHIB. Also, the community acknowledges that there are NFTs and Now Payments, but they have to state that it is doing very little for the betterment of SHIB.
Several investors in the ecosystem are those who buy it because it is inexpensive and many are not sure of how to make their profits in the ecosystem. Some are like, “I have had all my SHIB Staked since day one. Does anyone know what you get for doing it?”
Regarding, the process of comparing SHIB and DOGE and the projection of SHIB as Doge Killer, analysts opine that it is unfair to compare DOGE and SHIBA directly. It is true that both of these tokens started as meme coins, but eventually they became more than a meme.
Shiba Inu Price Analysis: The SHIB Token Drops To The 0.618 Fibonacci Retracement Level; Will This Rally continue now?
The correction phase in the SHIB token took its sweet time to stabilize our famous meme coin. The token price has been dropped to the 0.618 FIB level, which has the potential to provide strong support. Over the past week, the token price was also subjected to some positive news, which has captured the attention of several crypto investors.
Key technical points:
- The SHIB token price obtains dynamics resistance from the 20-day EMA
- The intraday trading volume in the SHIB token is $2.35 Billion, indicating a 41.5% gain
Source- SHIB/USD chart by Tradingview
As mentioned in my previous article on SHIB/USD, the token price gave a bearish breakdown from the symmetrical triangle of the 4-hour time frame. This pattern pushed the token price back to the crucial support of $0.35.6, which also holds a great confluence with other technical levels.
These technical levels are
- A strong horizontal support level of $0.356
- The presence of the 0.618 FIB level
- The 100 EMA line soon be reaching the token price
The crucial EMA levels(20, 50, 100, and 100) still maintain an uptrend in this token. The Relative Strength Index(43) suggests a bearish trend within this token. However, the RSI line also projects a bullish divergence, indicating the bears are trying to take control over the token.
SHIB/USD Chart In The 4-hour Time Frame
Above I have explained the importance of the bottom support level and it is also understandable that a breakout from this level, would create a significant impact on the SHIB token price.
The weekly announcement for Shiba Inu(SHIB)
- Newegg, the Electronic Retail giant, has officially announced on their Twitter page that they would be accepting the SHIB token as a payment in.’
- The SHIB token surpasses the 1 million wallet holders milestone.
Thus, in case the price bounces back from this support level. The crypto trade can notice the 20-day EMA line, and a descending trendline provides dynamic support to the price. Once the price breached this level, the long trader would get an excellent confirmation for the long side.
Shiba Inu finds new friend in Newegg, as online retailer confirms it will accept the token
Meme coin Shiba Inu is determined to prove its dominance in the space and it has done so successfully, so far anyway. From being accepted as a method of payment by prominent companies such as AMC Theaters, to being the first meme coin to get a listing in South Korea, the altcoin has had a good run.
Its community has grown tremendously in the past few months and support has not faltered. Even Shiba Inu pups (i.e. other lesser-known, dog-themed coins ) have surged in market value.
Shiba Inu has a new friend
Electronics retailer Newegg just recently tweeted about its much-anticipated collaboration with Shiba Inu. As per the announcement, it will accept Shiba Inu, the second-biggest canine cryptocurrency in the market. The tweet below sheds light on the news.
Both parties and their executives acknowledged the partnership in a tweet. The timing of this news is certainly an interesting one.
It all started with just rumors where the SHIB’s community was bewildered by the #friendshib hashtag posted by the official Twitter account of the meme cryptocurrency. Rumors about Newegg adding Shiba Inu to its list of available cryptocurrency payment options started doing the rounds last week.
Indeed, this turned out to be a reality. Newegg, the leading tech-focused e-retailer in North America has become quite a name within the crypto community. At present, Newegg supports around 11 cryptocurrencies. Earlier, it even lent support to the daddy canine coin, DOGE.
Well, this news could be the catalyst required for SHIB to recover from its losses. Surprisingly, this certainly was the case. Despite trading in the red zone over the week, at press time, it surged to more than 5% in 24 hours. SHIB was trading at the $0.00003 mark, at the time of writing.
Furthermore, the flagship token has achieved some remarkable feats over a couple of weeks. Of late, it proved to be the top dog as it surpassed the one million holders milestone.
Further, the SHIB community was rather quick to celebrate the said update on Twitter. In fact, Shiba Inu has dominated social media conversations since the digital asset found its way into the limelight a couple of months ago.
This Whale Bought 35 Billion SHIB While Market Was Crashing
Some whales are joining “buy the dip” sentiment by purchasing some SHIB.
During the market sell-off, short-term traders have dropped their positions and exited most markets. The smaller altcoins have experienced a greater loss compared to Bitcoin, including Shiba Inu and Doge.
Shiba Inu market performance
During the global market correction, Shiba Inu lost 16% of its value at the peak but then, shortly after, recovered back at a 10% daily loss, which correlated with Bitcoin’s market performance.
Following yesterday’s sell-off, Shiba Inu gained approximately 30% in one day but then dropped back at 15% daily profit. The token has been moving in a short rangebound since Nov. 26 and has not yet broken through either border of it.
While some whales buy a significant amount of Shib, the market does not seem to react in any way. The volatility of SHIB token remains low as both buying and selling pressure is reduced according to the volume indicator.
Whales are buying more Shib
Before the cryptocurrency market crashed by more than 10% in one day, the 1,000 largest Ethereum wallets dropped more than 8% of their Shib holdings by entering into USDT and other stablecoins on the Ethereum chain.
Currently, whale holding has increased back to pre-correction levels with approximately $1 billion worth of holdings remaining on whale-tier wallets at press time. Shiba Inu’s price does not seem to react in a positive way, while the token trades at $0.000038 and 0.72% growth in one day.